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The climate mitigation gap: education and government recommendations miss the most effective individual actions

Overview of attention for article published in Environmental Research Letters (ERL), July 2017
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#2 of 4,484)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

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Title
The climate mitigation gap: education and government recommendations miss the most effective individual actions
Published in
Environmental Research Letters (ERL), July 2017
DOI 10.1088/1748-9326/aa7541
Authors

Seth Wynes, Kimberly A Nicholas

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 730 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 157 22%
Researcher 126 17%
Student > Ph. D. Student 122 17%
Student > Bachelor 100 14%
Other 31 4%
Other 101 14%
Unknown 93 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 126 17%
Social Sciences 76 10%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 75 10%
Psychology 51 7%
Engineering 48 7%
Other 223 31%
Unknown 131 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4213. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 30 July 2021.
All research outputs
#616
of 18,455,809 outputs
Outputs from Environmental Research Letters (ERL)
#2
of 4,484 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#8
of 275,340 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Environmental Research Letters (ERL)
#1
of 84 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 18,455,809 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 4,484 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 43.5. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
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